2017 Annual Meeting

Chicago IL
January 6 – 8

The 2017 Annual Meeting was held in Chicago, IL (January 6-8, 2017 - Friday, Saturday, & Sunday). View Photos from the meeting.

Webcasts from selected AEA sessions and AEA Poster Presenter Videos are available, compliments of the AEA.

Saturday, January 7

Job Change and Earnings Growth (J3, C8)

Paper Session

Saturday, Jan. 7, 2017 2:30 PM – 4:30 PM

Hyatt Regency Chicago, Acapulco
Hosted By: American Economic Association
  • Chair: Rasmus Lentz, University of Wisconsin-Madison

Networks in Macroeconomics (E3, E2)

Paper Session

Saturday, Jan. 7, 2017 2:30 PM – 4:30 PM

Swissotel Chicago, Zurich B
Hosted By: American Economic Association
  • Chair: Xavier Gabaix, Harvard University

Science and Innovation (O0, O3)

Paper Session

Saturday, Jan. 7, 2017 2:30 PM – 4:30 PM

Swissotel Chicago, Zurich C
Hosted By: American Economic Association
  • Chair: Danielle Li, Harvard Business School

Topics in Credit and Banking (G2)

Paper Session

Saturday, Jan. 7, 2017 2:30 PM – 4:30 PM

Hyatt Regency Chicago, Grand Suite 3
Hosted By: American Economic Association
  • Chair: Christopher Cotter, Oberlin College

Ways to Improve Student Achievement (I2)

Paper Session

Saturday, Jan. 7, 2017 2:30 PM – 4:30 PM

Hyatt Regency Chicago, Wrigley
Hosted By: American Economic Association
  • Chair: Gail Hoyt, University of Kentucky

Worker Adjustment to Economic Shocks (J6, F6)

Paper Session

Saturday, Jan. 7, 2017 2:30 PM – 4:30 PM

Swissotel Chicago, Zurich E
Hosted By: American Economic Association
  • Chair: Steffen Mueller, Halle Institute for Economic Research

Bankruptcy and Financial Distress (G3)

Paper Session

Saturday, Jan. 7, 2017 2:30 PM – 4:30 PM

Sheraton Grand Chicago, Sheraton Ballroom III
Hosted By: American Finance Association
  • Chair: Edith Hotchkiss, Boston College

Entrepreneurial Finance (G2)

Paper Session

Saturday, Jan. 7, 2017 2:30 PM – 4:30 PM

Sheraton Grand Chicago, Sheraton Ballroom II
Hosted By: American Finance Association
  • Chair: Yael Hochberg, Rice University

Information Transmission and Trading (G1)

Paper Session

Saturday, Jan. 7, 2017 2:30 PM – 4:30 PM

Sheraton Grand Chicago, Chicago Ballroom VI
Hosted By: American Finance Association
  • Chair: Gideon Saar, Cornell University

Labor and Finance (G3)

Paper Session

Saturday, Jan. 7, 2017 2:30 PM – 4:30 PM

Sheraton Grand Chicago, Chicago Ballroom IX
Hosted By: American Finance Association
  • Chair: Ashwini Agrawal, London School of Economics and Political Science

Market Risk Factors (G1)

Paper Session

Saturday, Jan. 7, 2017 2:30 PM – 4:30 PM

Sheraton Grand Chicago, Sheraton Ballroom IV
Hosted By: American Finance Association
  • Chair: Ralph Koijen, London Business School

Real Estate Finance (G2)

Paper Session

Saturday, Jan. 7, 2017 2:30 PM – 4:30 PM

Sheraton Grand Chicago, Chicago Ballroom X
Hosted By: American Finance Association
  • Chair: Itzhak Ben-David, Ohio State University and NBER

Regulation and Trust in Financial Stability (G2)

Paper Session

Saturday, Jan. 7, 2017 2:30 PM – 4:30 PM

Sheraton Grand Chicago, Chicago Ballroom VIII
Hosted By: American Finance Association
  • Chair: David Thesmar, Massachusetts Institute of Technology and CEPR

International Real Estate (R1, D1)

Paper Session

Saturday, Jan. 7, 2017 2:30 PM – 4:30 PM

Sheraton Grand Chicago, Huron
Hosted By: American Real Estate and Urban Economics Association
  • Chair: Gary Painter, University of Southern California

Mortgage Foreclosure and Consumer Bankruptcy (G3, R3)

Paper Session

Saturday, Jan. 7, 2017 2:30 PM – 4:30 PM

Sheraton Grand Chicago, Erie
Hosted By: American Real Estate and Urban Economics Association
  • Chair: Nancy Wallace, University of California-Berkeley

REIT Investments and Investments in REITs (G3, D8)

Paper Session

Saturday, Jan. 7, 2017 2:30 PM – 4:30 PM

Sheraton Grand Chicago, Ontario
Hosted By: American Real Estate and Urban Economics Association
  • Chair: Tobias Muhlhofer, University of Miami

Topics in Risk and Economics (G2, D8)

Paper Session

Saturday, Jan. 7, 2017 2:30 PM – 4:30 PM

Hyatt Regency Chicago, Michigan 3
Hosted By: American Risk and Insurance Association & American Economic Association
  • Chair: J. David Cummins, Temple University

Institutionalism and Economic Theory (B5, B4)

Paper Session

Saturday, Jan. 7, 2017 2:30 PM – 4:30 PM

Swissotel Chicago, St Gallen 2
Hosted By: Association for Evolutionary Economics
  • Chair: William Waller, Hobart and William Smith Colleges

The Cuban Economy (P0)

Paper Session

Saturday, Jan. 7, 2017 2:30 PM – 4:30 PM

Sheraton Grand Chicago, Jackson Park
Hosted By: Association for the Study of the Cuban Economy
  • Chair: Carlos Seiglie, Rutgers University-Newark

Monetary and Fiscal Issues (E6, H0)

Paper Session

Saturday, Jan. 7, 2017 2:30 PM – 4:30 PM

Sheraton Grand Chicago, Arkansas
Hosted By: Chinese Economic Association in North America & American Economic Association
  • Chair: Gary Hansen, University of California-Los Angeles

Advances in Open Economy Macroeconomics (E0)

Paper Session

Saturday, Jan. 7, 2017 2:30 PM – 4:30 PM

Hyatt Regency Chicago, Burnham
Hosted By: Econometric Society
  • Chair: Matteo Maggiori, Harvard University

Recent Advances in Social Insurance (H0)

Paper Session

Saturday, Jan. 7, 2017 2:30 PM – 4:30 PM

Hyatt Regency Chicago, Water Tower
Hosted By: Econometric Society
  • Chair: Nathaniel Hendren, Harvard University and NBER

Studies of the Airline Industry (L0)

Paper Session

Saturday, Jan. 7, 2017 2:30 PM – 4:30 PM

Hyatt Regency Chicago, Field
Hosted By: Econometric Society
  • Chair: John Lazarev, New York University

Economics of National Security (Z0, F5)

Paper Session

Saturday, Jan. 7, 2017 2:30 PM – 4:30 PM

Hyatt Regency Chicago, Randolph 1
Hosted By: Economics of National Security Association
  • Chair: Martin Feldstein, Harvard University

Peace Economics From Theory to Practice (B0)

Panel Discussion

Saturday, Jan. 7, 2017 2:30 PM – 4:30 PM

Hyatt Regency Chicago, Ogden
Hosted By: Economists for Peace and Security
  • Chair: Jurgen Brauer, Augusta University

Fundamental Research on Feminist Economics (B5, J1)

Paper Session

Saturday, Jan. 7, 2017 2:30 PM – 4:30 PM

Swissotel Chicago, Bianco
Hosted By: International Association for Feminist Economics
  • Chair: Diana Strassmann, Rice University

Lending, Wholesale Banking and Financial Stability (G2, E4)

Paper Session

Saturday, Jan. 7, 2017 2:30 PM – 4:30 PM

Sheraton Grand Chicago, Missouri
Hosted By: International Banking, Economics, and Finance Association
  • Chair: Jose A. Lopez, Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco

Firms And Wages (J3)

Paper Session

Saturday, Jan. 7, 2017 2:30 PM – 4:30 PM

Hyatt Regency Chicago, Gold Coast
Hosted By: Labor and Employment Relations Association
  • Chair: Jesse Rothstein, University of California-Berkeley

Topics in Forensic Economics (K1, D4)

Paper Session

Saturday, Jan. 7, 2017 2:30 PM – 4:30 PM

Sheraton Grand Chicago, Wrigleyville
Hosted By: National Association of Forensic Economics
  • Chair: Marc Weinstein, Team Economics, LLC

Experiments to Behaviorally Inform Policy (C9, I3)

Paper Session

Saturday, Jan. 7, 2017 2:30 PM – 4:30 PM

Sheraton Grand Chicago, Mississippi
Hosted By: Society for the Advancement of Behavioral Economics
  • Chair: Angela C.M. de Oliveira, University of Massachusetts-Amherst